University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

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Union: Distinguished Lecture Series

Aisha Tyler

The Distinguished Lecture Series and Geek Week present:

Aisha Tyler

Friday, February 20, 2015 at 7PM
Union Wisconsin Room, 2200 E. Kenwood Blvd

Advance Tickets available at Union Info Desk Tickets at the Door
Free for UWM Students Free for UWM Students
$10 - Campus Community $15 - Campus Community
$15 - General Public $20 - General Public

Tickets for UWM students available beginning Monday, January 26. Non-students can purchase tickets beginning Sunday, February 1.

Geek out over Aisha Tyler, co-host of CBS’ Emmy-winning The Talk, host of the CW’s Whose Line Is It Anyway? and the voice of Lana on FX’s hit animated series, Archer. She’s the creator and host of the podcast Girl on Guy, chosen by iTunes as a best new comedy podcast of 2011, with over 9 million downloads to date. Aisha’s second book, “Self Inflicted Wounds: Heartwarming Tales of Epic Humiliation,” was published in July 2013 and debuted as a NY Times Best-Seller. Aisha is a former host of E! Entertainment’s iconic Talk Soup, had extended character arcs on Friends, CSI, and 24, and co-starred on Ghost Whisperer, in addition to appearing in many films. Aisha is a favorite guest on talk shows from The Tonight Show, Letterman and The Late, Late Show to The Today Show, CBS This Morning and more.Aisha’s Comedy Central special, Aisha Tyler is Lit: Live at the Fillmore, was a huge hit, as well. Aisha will be a character in Ubisoft’s much-anticipated game Watch Dogs, due out Spring 2014, and recently guest-starred on Modern Family.

For more information contact muell393@uwm.edu or (414) 229-6996.

Sponsored by the Campus Activities Board, School of Information Studies, Sociocultural Programming, Student Housing Administrative Council, Student Involvement, and 8th Note Activities Board.

A sign language interpreter will be provided.

 

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